Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz

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Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reduction in cardiometabolic disease risk following gastric bypass surgery among Hispanic adults
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33166, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 11:262-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Alternative port site selection (APSS) for improved cosmesis in laparoscopic surgery
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:2004-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Four-year weight outcomes of laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery and adjustable gastric banding among multiethnic adolescents
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33166, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:542-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Closure of mesenteric defect can lead to decrease in internal hernias after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:176-80. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery significantly decreases the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and pre-diabetes among morbidly obese multiethnic adults: long-term results
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33166, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:505-11; discussion 512-3. 2011
  6. pmc Leptin deficiency-induced obesity affects the density of mast cells in abdominal fat depots and lymph nodes in mice
    Mehmet M Altintas
    Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 11:21. 2012
  7. pmc Changes in weight and co-morbidities among adolescents undergoing bariatric surgery: 1-year results from the Bariatric Outcomes Longitudinal Database
    Sarah E Messiah
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:503-13. 2013
  8. pmc Effectiveness of bariatric surgery in reducing weight and body mass index among Hispanic adolescents
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Obes Surg 23:150-6. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint A bidirectional stapling technique for laparoscopic small bowel anastomosis
    Valerie A Marks
    The DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:736-42. 2013
  10. pmc Cardiometabolic health among gastric bypass surgery patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome
    Carley A Gomez-Meade
    Carley A Gomez Meade, Adriana Carrillo, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33130, United States
    World J Diabetes 4:64-9. 2013

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Reduction in cardiometabolic disease risk following gastric bypass surgery among Hispanic adults
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33166, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 11:262-6. 2013
    ..Little information is available on the long-term weight and chronic disease risk reduction effectiveness of bariatric surgery among Hispanics...
  2. doi request reprint Alternative port site selection (APSS) for improved cosmesis in laparoscopic surgery
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:2004-8. 2010
    ..Familiarity and implementation of these techniques can allow select patients to undergo procedures with less visible scarring and is less challenging than laparoscopic single site approaches...
  3. doi request reprint Four-year weight outcomes of laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery and adjustable gastric banding among multiethnic adolescents
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33166, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:542-7. 2010
    ..We have reported the weight and body mass index (BMI) results for a large cohort of predominantly Hispanic adolescents who underwent bariatric surgery in a private practice setting...
  4. doi request reprint Closure of mesenteric defect can lead to decrease in internal hernias after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:176-80. 2011
    ..The published studies have reported conflicting obstruction incidence estimates and variations in location. Some have also argued that closed hernia sites recur...
  5. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery significantly decreases the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and pre-diabetes among morbidly obese multiethnic adults: long-term results
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33166, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:505-11; discussion 512-3. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Leptin deficiency-induced obesity affects the density of mast cells in abdominal fat depots and lymph nodes in mice
    Mehmet M Altintas
    Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 11:21. 2012
    ..Furthermore, mast cells containing immunoreactive tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α), a proinflammatory cytokine involved in obesity-linked insulin resistance, were identified by immunostaining...
  7. pmc Changes in weight and co-morbidities among adolescents undergoing bariatric surgery: 1-year results from the Bariatric Outcomes Longitudinal Database
    Sarah E Messiah
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:503-13. 2013
    ..The BOLD data are collected from 423 surgeons at 360 facilities in the United States...
  8. pmc Effectiveness of bariatric surgery in reducing weight and body mass index among Hispanic adolescents
    Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Obes Surg 23:150-6. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A bidirectional stapling technique for laparoscopic small bowel anastomosis
    Valerie A Marks
    The DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:736-42. 2013
    ..7%-5.2% of patients. Herein, we describe how a bidirectional stapling technique moves the enterotomy to the center of the anastomosis, decreasing the chances of an afferent limb obstruction...
  10. pmc Cardiometabolic health among gastric bypass surgery patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome
    Carley A Gomez-Meade
    Carley A Gomez Meade, Adriana Carrillo, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33130, United States
    World J Diabetes 4:64-9. 2013
    ..To examine the effect of gastric bypass surgery on cardiometabolic health among women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)...